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Lady Livingstone Sunset Cruise

David Livingstone Safari Lodge and Spa | Riverside Drive, off Sichango Road, Livingstone 20100, Zambia
+260 21 3324601
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Sundowner afloat

Zambezi River sunset cruise with all drinks and snacks included. Informative crew spotting hippos... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Ken18
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Liverpool, United Kingdom
Lovely cruise on a great boat

We really enjoyed our sunset cruise. Compared to the others on the river, it stands out as the... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
SusieG99
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Johannesburg
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David Livingstone Safari Lodge and Spa | Riverside Drive, off Sichango Road, Livingstone 20100, Zambia
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+260 21 3324601
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Zambezi River sunset cruise with all drinks and snacks included. Informative crew spotting hippos in river, buffalo on the banks and numerous birds in trees. All with a glorious sunset.

Thank Ken18
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We really enjoyed our sunset cruise. Compared to the others on the river, it stands out as the best. It is nicely decorated inside and the top floor, where we sat had comfortable sofas and chairs. The service was very friendly and the snacks were...More

Thank SusieG99
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Reviewed 6 May 2018

During the cruise in which drinks are included, we were able to see several types of wild life including buffalo and hippo. There are three 'stories' to the boat and the two higher decks give a much better view of the river banks. Great service...More

Thank mikesierra
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Reviewed 13 February 2018

Lovely way to relax on the Zambezi river while being served snacks and drinks. The sunset was amazing. "A little short", but good.

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Reviewed 17 January 2018 via mobile

2 of us were booked on the sunset cruise on the Zambezi river aboard the Lady Livingstone. They sell this as a 5* activity. Not even close. The boat sets sail from the David Livingstone Lodge. Boarding the boat you are greeted by lovely staff...More

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Reviewed 12 January 2018

Took a sunset tour which included dinner. Honestly, I wish I had skipped this and saved the money. The “dinner” was a few peanuts, some sad cold chicken and a veggie that I can’t even remember. And the “endless drinks” were really, really week and...More

Thank Sarah C
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Reviewed 8 November 2017

Just an amazing afternoon to relax on the Zambezi river while being served snacks, soft drinks, and stronger ones for the asking , whilst at same time enjoying what little wildlife that happen to be at the river's edge. The drinks kept flowing for the...More

Thank dyoung121
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Reviewed 14 October 2017 via mobile

We recently travelled on the Lady Livingstone and really enjoyed it. The pick up from the hotel was seamless- arriving at the dock within 10 minutes. The staff were very friendly and greeted us, before we set off into the sunset. The cruise travelled up...More

Thank Jessica Q
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Reviewed 3 October 2017

Interesting to see the large number of Hippos in the Zambezi River and the Crocodiles sunbathing on the banks of the river. Saw large herds of elephants in the distance and impalas roaming around. Sunset was a beauty especially as the skies were clear. Relaxing...More

1  Thank Shanti J
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Reviewed 30 July 2017 via mobile

Delivers what it says and more. Drinks included - Gin and tonic, beer and wine. 3 courses of appetisers included which are very substantial and very tasty. Read reviews beforehand about whether or not you need dinner afterwards. I'd say book a late dinner and...More

Thank Ann W
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Julene2015
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Response from TheGreyBear | Reviewed this property |
Top deck is by far the best view.
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Response from HolidayTraveller595 | Reviewed this property |
Never heard a plane... didn't think we were that close to the airport.
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